Compare 2014 Acura MDX vs 2014 Mercedes-Benz GLK Class

2014 Acura MDX
2014 Mercedes-Benz GLK Class
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FWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door 20 28 $39,185 $42,290
SH-AWD 4-Door 18 27 $41,016 $44,290
FWD 4-Door Tech Pkg 20 28 $43,098 $46,565
FWD 4-Door Tech/Entertainment Pkg 20 28 $44,928 $48,565
SH-AWD 4-Door Tech Pkg 18 27 $44,928 $48,565
SH-AWD 4-Door Tech/Entertainment Pkg 18 27 $46,759 $50,565
FWD 4-Door Advance/Entertainment Pkg 20 28 $50,364 $54,505
SH-AWD 4-Door Advance/Entertainment Pkg 18 27 $52,195 $56,505
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RWD 4-Door GLK 350
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD 4-Door GLK 350 19 26 $34,856 $37,480
4MATIC 4-Door GLK 250 BlueTEC 24 33 $36,251 $38,980
4MATIC 4-Door GLK 350 19 25 $36,716 $39,480
Pricing
Invoice Price
$39,185
$34,856
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$42,290
$37,480
Monthly Payment Estimate
$705 / month
$625 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Acura MDX is more focused than ever on its mission of keeping the entire family comfortable, content, and entertained—and yes, that still includes the driver. The 2014 Mercedes-Benz GLK has car-like road manners, despite its rugged-looking exterior. Following 2013's engines updates, it's now more fuel-efficient, too.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
36.5 35.1
Front Head Room (in)
38.1 39.8
Second Hip Room (in)
57.8 52.5
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
61.1 55.2
Third Leg Room (in)
27.4 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.5 39.7
Third Hip Room (in)
40.6 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
59.1 55.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.5 41.4
Third Head Room (in)
35.6 -
Passenger Volume (ft³)
132.3 102.9
Front Hip Room (in)
57.5 53.2
Third Shoulder Room (in)
54.7 -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
66.3 62.5
Wheelbase (in)
111 108.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
77.2 74.2
Track Width, Front (in)
66.3 60.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.6 7.9
Length, Overall (in)
193.6 178.3
Height, Overall (in)
67.6 66.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
68.4 54.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
14.8 16.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
38.4 16.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- 37.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- 35
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- 65.9
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 13
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 11.8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.5 17.4
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.6 37.7
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P245/60HR18 P235/50HR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P245/60HR18 P235/50HR19
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
3500 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4025 4068
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 19 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 8 19 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 150
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
290 @ 6200 302 @ 6500
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6 Premium Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
267 @ 4500 273 @ 3500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.5 L/212 3.5 L/213
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 22
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.27 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.10 2.86
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.06 1.37
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.56 0.82
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.36 4.38
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.25 3.27
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.49 1.92
Trans Type
6 7
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.73
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Acura MDX Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.8 8.3 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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